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Hotel Cortorillo

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Principe Amedeo 79/A, 00185 Rome, Italy (Esquilino)
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Lisbon, Portugal
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112 reviews 112 reviews
27 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The location is ideal to visit Rome, since it is very close to Termini and lots of buses. There is a front desk where the reservations are managed and the several floors are controlled by video. The room we stayed in was in a building nextdoor, with a small lift. The room was clean and neat, had a desk, closet,... More 

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Saint Johnsville, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Spend the extra money and stay somewhere else! There are tons of hotel choices near the Termini station; we just chose the wrong one. We booked 5 rooms ;every one was awful. The bed was like sleeping on an ironing board. The shower had mildew and was missing the door. The refrigerator was barely cold and also had mold in... More 

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

The first stop of my Tour of Europe starts in Rome and working the way up to end in Chester, UK and my first hotel experience in Rome is this small apartment style hotel. It's conveniently located very near to the central train and bus station in Rome, where one can take a "hop-on-hop-off" bus easily or, get on a... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2012

The hotel was ok, great location as its a few minutes walk from the Train station. Ideal for those who are looking to site see mainly in Rome and are on a budget. Breakfast is served at strict times as i found out on my last day when i had to get to the airport before 8am. But its just... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

room and service were ok location was nearby the termini station, with restaurants in the neighbourhood very friendly persons who answer every question and give tips for visiting the city and information about metro en bus. every the room was cleaned and every two days clean sheets and towels. when needed we got extra towels breakfast was very poor and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

The hotel is basic but clean and is very conveniently located: a 5-minutes walk from the main train station and a walkable distance to most sights. In four+ days we spent in Rome we never used public transportation or taxis. The room was quiet, we slept with the window open. The Internet connection was not particularly good but it was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2011

We booked a room for two nights at B&B Farima in Rome and apparently the Cortorillo Hotel manages several B&Bs as well as the hotel. We were offered an upgrade for 20 euros, stated that the upgrade had a private bathroom. (We thought the B&B did when we booked it.) We accepted and were taken down one block to a... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2011

I had a short visit in Rome and I could tell that this Hotel was a big disappointment to us. The front desk is situated on the ground floor. Exactly on the main street where everyone who passes by can see you checking in. A blond lady received us, she took our IDs and she gave us the impression that... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2010

Excellent budget hotel. Brilliant location, close to termini, which is the main train station. Everything is is close walking distance, however the metro and bus links and excellent to get everywhere. This hotel is a good base for exploring the city. Rooms are very basic, with quite old furnishings, although has TV and fridge. There is a wet room with... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2010

I had booked the hotel for 3 days and received the confirmation from the Hotel, so I went to check in on time. While I went to the hotel and gave the booking reference to the reception, he checked and then called a man, he said that we (I with my friend - two girls) should follow him and they... More 

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Address: Via Principe Amedeo 79/A, 00185 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Esquilino , Castro Pretorio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Cortorillo 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only way to describe the Esquilino neighborhood. The Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s famous seven hills. From an ancient neighborhood to its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub, Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up basketball games. Look around you: this area isn’t like the historic center. Liberty architecture, large piazzas, and long boulevards mix with archaic arches, secret side alleys, and beautiful churches like Santa Maria Maggiore.